Definition of Drawing card

1. Noun. An entertainer who attracts large audiences. "He was the biggest drawing card they had"

Exact synonyms: Attracter, Attraction, Attractor, Draw
Generic synonyms: Entertainer
Derivative terms: Attract



2. Noun. A featured article of merchandise sold at a loss in order to draw customers.
Exact synonyms: Leader, Loss Leader
Generic synonyms: Feature

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Drawing Card

drawerfuls
drawerless
drawers
drawersful
draweth
drawfiling
drawfilings
drawgear
drawgears
drawhead
drawheads
drawing
drawing-room car
drawing board
drawing boards
drawing card (current term)
drawing chalk
drawing dead
drawing hand
drawing hands
drawing ink
drawing live
drawing lots
drawing off
drawing out
drawing paper
drawing pin
drawing pins
drawing power
drawing room

Literary usage of Drawing card

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1. A Manual of Photography by Robert Hunt (1854)
"Bath drawing card Changes slowly. f. Common bank post Ditto. e. ... Superfine demy Similar to ad Bath drawing card Similar to af Common bank post Similar to ..."

2. Photography: A Treatise on the Chemical Changes Produced by Solar Radiation by Robert Hunt (1852)
"Bath drawing card Changes slowly. e. Thick post Slight exalting effect. f. ... Bath drawing card Similar to a. /. Common bank post Similar to ae Thick post ..."

3. Photography by Robert Hunt, Francis Peabody (1853)
"Bath drawing card .... Changes slowly. c. Superfine demy Slight exalting effect. f. ... Bath drawing card .... Similar to af Common bank post . ..."

4. Aero and Hydro: America's Aviation Weekly by Aero Club of Illinois (1912)
"An exhibition was attempted there this summer by John D. Cooper and it proved a great drawing card, but stormy weather prevented the flier from making an ..."

5. The Country Weekly: A Manual for the Rural Journalist and for Students of by Phil Carleton Bing (1917)
"All features do not need to be on so elaborate a scale as the Pink Press, however; any good local feature that is regular will be a drawing card. ..."

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